posted on Sep, 2 2005 @ 03:11 PM
When I first read about this, several weeks ago.....I thought it was an unbelievable claim, but I did some searching.
I found one site that stated the "magnitude" of Mars would be close to that of the Moon.( Sorry, no link....I never thought it would become so
In this instance, magnitude obviously refered to the brightness of Mars, not the size......apparently it was misunderstood some how, and taken
to mean Mars would be as large, not simply as bright.....as it was repeated many times, the " hoax" grew. ( Have you ever played telephone or